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Clippers keep Rockets' James Harden away from line in Game 3 win
Clippers keep Rockets' James Harden away from line in Game 3 win

Whose line is it, anyway? It sure didn't belong to James Harden on Friday night. The Houston Rockets star, who led the NBA in both free-throw attempts and makes, didn't even show up at the stripe in the first half of Game 3 at Staples Center. That, after making 15 of 15 from the line two nights earlier, in which the Rockets shot 64 free throws — twice as many as the Clippers. Harden, he of the bushy, witness-protection-program beard, was missing in action at the line. "I think you saw all game, every time he drove you saw our guys pulling their hands back," Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said. "They had the discipline to do that. We didn't do it at...

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